Special Pathogens Research Network Limited, Uganda

 Workshop 2014


The pictures of our MIRU-VNTR-Gentyping workshop are shown in the photo gallery below. It shows strategic defining morments for: skill acquisition, lectures, questions and answers, career counselling, discusion of matters arrising, tea break, award of certificates and so on. Happy viewing
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Overall mission statement of our workshops

To provide high quality, value driven, patient centred services based on best practice, research and evidence which are sensitive and responsive to the needs of the population, service users and providers.

Expected competencies at the end of the workshop

a. Operate a quality management system to integrate the organisation, procedures, processes and resources of a Department;

b. Set quality objectives and plans in order to implement this quality policy;

c. Ensure that all staff is familiar with the quality policy, all procedures relevant to their work and the quality manual;

d. Commit to the health, safety and welfare of all its staff; visitors to the Department’s laboratories will be treated with respect and due consideration will be given to their safety while on site;

e. Commit to comply with relevant environmental legislation;

f.Uphold professional values and comply with good professional practice and conduct.

g. Staff recruitment, induction, training, development and retention at all levels so as to provide a full and effective service to its users.

h. The proper procurement and maintenance of such equipment and other resources as are needed for the provision of the service.

i. The collection, transport and handling of all specimens to ensure the correct performance of laboratory examinations

j. The use of examination procedures that will ensure the highest achievable quality of all tests performed.

k.The reporting of examination results which are timely, confidential, accurate and clinically useful

The assessment of user satisfaction, in addition to internal audit and external quality assessment, in order to produce continual quality improvement